Miriam Sved is the author of the novels Game Day (Picador, 2014) and A Universe of Sufficient Size (Picador, 2019).
Her short fiction has been widely published, including in Best Australian Stories, Meanjin and Overland, and she co-edited the anthologies Just Between Us (Macmillan, 2013) and Mothers and Others (Macmillan, 2015).
All the things I should’ve given
FictionONE OF THE nice things about having a baby was how the old Italian lady next door changed. ‘It’s weird,’ Abbey said after they brought Xan home from the hospital. ‘You’d think dykes having babies together would be worse than...
FictionANNIE DOESN’T RECOGNISE the old teacher at first glance, not consciously. She only registers a vague sense of disorientation that seems carried in by the light in this new room – bright and sharp, streaming through high-panelled windows. A...